DC’s Hub for Entrepreneurs Seeking Capital

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Join the Open Entrepreneur Pitching Event for Digital Media, High Tech and Healthcare Start-Ups

Open to all Entrepreneurs – We Bring the Investors to You!

Now with more Investors than ever! Every Start-Up gets to pitch to our team of Investors – the audience gets to find out what’s new in the Start-Up market, and what VC’s are really looking for!

Past and Present Investors Include:

• Ernest Stern, Culhane Meadows

• Prachi Vakharia , Private Investor

• Jay McCrensky, Marketshare

• Fred Newcomb Sr & Jr, Newcomb Associates

• Brian Selander, SeventySix Capital

• Dan Conley, LifeSci BioAngels

• Zhonghao Chen, Washington DC Archangels

• Lillian Ting, Select Ventures

• Rob Ness, Cap Gemini

This will be a 3 minute “elevator” pitch event followed by several minutes of intense Q&A.

AGENDA

3:30 – 5:30 pm Presentation/Capital Raising Workshop learn what Investors are really looking for and how to shape your pitch.

5:30 – 8:30 pm Startupalooza Open VC Pitching

Startupalooza is a unique pitching contest where all startups are ranked by a large group of Investors. The Top 4 get to do a public “pitch-off” and the winner gets up to $1750 in prizes.

After more than 10 years of helping selected Entrepreneurs raise capital – we’ve figured how to open it up to everyone!

This innovative event gives every Entrepreneur a shot at getting the attention of Angel Investors on the lookout for new deals. Tech & Digital Media VCs and execs get a unique opportunity to survey the marketplace at their own pace.

Our Current & Previous Group of Investors Include:

Previous Investors Include:

Ron Schechter, Angel Investor/Keiretsu
Michael Beck, Private Investor
Dan Conley, LifeInfoSci Investors
Solomon Brenner, Angel Investor
Marc Kramer, Private Investors Forum
Errol Glasser, Triangle Capital
Mike Segal, Joshua Capital
Josh Bruno, Bain Capital Ventures
Gregg Young, NY Angels
Bill Reinisch, Paladin Ventures
Michael Chou, Harmony Venture Partners
Esther Dyson, EDventures
David Beatty, Goldenseeds
Ryan Armbrust ff Ventures
John Ason, Angel Investor
David Namdar, SolidX Partners
Felix Litvinsky, Private Investor
DK Smith, Brooklyn Innovation Center
Kamran Ansari, Greycroft Partners
Ed McLaughlin, Blue Sunsets